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Neil H. Hyman, MD

Professor of Surgery

Section Chief, Colon and Rectal Surgery

Co-Director, Digestive Diseases Center

Neil H. Hyman, MD, is an expert in colon and rectal surgery. He specializes in the surgical treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies and inflammatory bowel disease.

Dr. Hyman has made significant contributions to medical literature and education. He has authored more than 175 peer-reviewed original articles or textbook chapters and serves as a reviewer for numerous scientific publications. In addition, he has been invited to present his work at conferences on colorectal surgery and bowel disorders or diseases. He currently serves as a Senior Examiner for the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and as an Associate Examiner for the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Hyman is consistently named to the list of Best Doctors in America by Best Doctors, Inc. and America's Top Doctors for Cancer by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Center for Advanced Care at Orland Park
14290 S. La Grange Rd.
Orland Park, IL 60462

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

General Surgery
Colon and Rectal Surgery

Medical School

University of Vermont

Internship and Residency

The Mount Sinai Medical Center


Cleveland Clinic


American College of Physician Executives
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Fellow
American Surgical Association
Association for Academic Surgery
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
New England Surgical Society
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Society of University Surgeons

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 834-2124

Office Fax

(773) 834-1995

Office Postal Address

Neil H. Hyman, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5095
Chicago, IL 60637

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Read More About Dr. Hyman

Dr. Hyman was featured in a U.S. News article about quality of life after colectomy.

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Hyman's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.